The galaxy NGC 721

Image of NGC 721
Red-band image from the Second Digitized Sky Survey (DSS2), measuring 10 arcminutes across.
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From Ashburn , NGC 721 is visible in the dawn sky, rising at 22:20 (EDT) – 7 hours and 41 minutes before the Sun – and reaching an altitude of 59° above the eastern horizon before fading from view as dawn breaks around 04:43.

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Name NGC 721
Object Type Galaxy
Position
Constellation:Andromeda
Magnitude:13.40 (V)[2]
13.80 (B)[1]
11.48 (J)[1]
10.75 (H)[1]
10.44 (K)[1]
Hubble type:Sbc
Right Ascension:01h54m [1]
Declination:+39°23' [1]
Distance:67.3 Mpc
219.4 Mlyr [1]
Derived Quantities
Absolute Mag (V):-20.74

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39.04°N
77.49°W
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